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Hey there, my name's Dylan, and I live in Eastern Washington with my two dogs, Jpeg and Kupo. Previously, I was a Senior Web Engineer at HashiCorp.

June 23, 2024

What's On My Desk: 2024 Edition

The (frankly) absurd lengths I'll go through not to push more than one button to switch between my work and personal computers.

June 20, 2024

Dynamic Open Graph Images with @vercel/og and Zola

Static sites can have a little dynamic, as a treat.

June 10, 2024

Do It With Kindness; or, Why a Skateboard Can (Sometimes) Be Faster Than a Ferrari

The advice I left for my team on my last day as an engineer at HashiCorp

January 23, 2023

Pushing Buttons with Rust; or, How I Spent Four Hours Automating a One Second Task

Have you tried turning it off and on again?

January 9, 2023

Running Zola on WebAssembly

Just because you're compiling software written in Rust doesn't mean you can't also fail to compile software written in C.

January 3, 2023

Hello iPod, Welcome to 2023

Or, how spending four years refusing to use software written in C can actually pay off.

November 22, 2021

Tailscale on Kobo Sage

It's basically a rite of passage for Tailscale users to put Tailscale on the weirdest device they own.

January 8, 2019

Christmas with Dart

The exciting tale of how I started to build a Flutter app but ended up with three Dart libraries instead

April 30, 2017

Gigabit in Baton Rouge

My ISP wouldn't give me a list of where they were providing gigabit internet. So I made my own.

February 12, 2017

Stencil and Webpack 2

With the recent release of Webpack 2, I wanted to see how easy it would be to migrate Stencil to it, and if I could take advantage of automatic code splitting.

October 31, 2016

Migrating to Stencil

About a year ago, I helped build a new website for Marucci Sports. Almost exactly a year later, we rebuilt the site from the ground up using Stencil, a new theme framework from Bigcommerce.